Labour Party

Purge plunges Labour into fresh crisis

By Dave Stockton On 29 October 2020, Jeremy Corbyn, Labour Leader from September 2015 to April 2020, was suspended from party membership and had his membership of the Parliamentary Labour Party withdrawn. The action was taken by the Party’s unelected General Secretary, David Evans, in collusion with the party’s leader Keir Starmer. The pretext given […]

Dave Stockton  ·  01 December 2020

Model motion (TU branches): Reinstate Jeremy Corbyn

Model Motion on Corbyn’s suspension for trade unions This branch notes: That the Labour Party leadership has suspended Jeremy Corbyn MP from the party and removed the parliamentary whip, ostensibly due to his statement regarding the EHRC’s report on antisemitism in the Labour Party. That the EHRC report states: “Article 10 will protect Labour Party […]

Red Flag  ·  13 November 2020

Bristol West stands with Jeremy Corbyn

Bristol West CLP demands Corbyn is reinstated.

Tim Nailsea  ·  10 November 2020

Model Motion (CLPs): Reinstate Jeremy Corbyn

This is a model motion for use in Labour Party Branches and CLPs. This branch notes That the Labour Party leadership has suspended Jeremy Corbyn MP from the party and removed the parliamentary whip, ostensibly due to his statement regarding the EHRC’s report on antisemitism in the Labour Party. That the EHRC report states: “Article […]

Red Flag  ·  30 October 2020

Reinstate Jeremy Corbyn – defiance not compliance!

The suspension of Jeremy Corbyn is an attack against the socialist left which must be opposed

Red Flag  ·  30 October 2020

Labour Disconnected: Starmer’s strategy of non-opposition

Resist the return to Blairism.

KD Tait  ·  20 October 2020

Socialist Campaign Group rally thousands – but give no direction

A report of the Socialist Campaign Groups rally.

Jeremy Dewar  ·  23 September 2020

“Jobs jobs jobs”

Labour’s unemployment policy means handouts for the rich.

Tim Nailsea  ·  03 September 2020

Starmer lays down the law with CLP discussion ban

By Tim Nailsea On 12 August, the Labour Party’s General Secretary, David Evans, sent an email to CLP secretaries banning discussion of ‘Sir’ Keir Starmer’s decision to settle a court case brought by former employees and the journalist John Ware, who had accused the party of slander in its rebuttal of their accusation of antisemitism […]

Red Flag  ·  16 August 2020

Where next after Momentum elections?

By Urte March In the recent elections for Momentum’s national leadership, Red Flag stood three candidates as part of the Anticapitalist Platform. Our aim was to put forward an alternative programme: turn to the class struggle as the basis for rebuilding a mass movement capable of organising a socialist solution to the capitalist crises engulfing […]

Red Flag  ·  01 August 2020

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